A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 287 km ENE of Dili, East Timor (178 miles) on Sunday. All ids that are associated to the event: us2000buea. Unique identifier: us2000buea. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 127.9684 East, latitude -7.529 South, depth = 163.69 km. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:32:37 / 8:32 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 163.69 km (102 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/11/17 / 2017-11-25 23:32:37 / November 25, 2017 @ 11:32 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days sixty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 287 km ENE of Dili, East Timor.
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